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Deal: Samsung Gear Live is $79 on eBay

Nov 25th - One of the first Android Wear watches ever can be yours for less than $80 today. eBay has the Samsung Gear Live going for $79 with free shipping. This was Samsung’s one and only Android Wear watch before they opted to stick with their Tizen-based lineup.

OnePlus X gets OxygenOS 2.1.3 with memory card optimizations

Nov 25th - OnePlus has announced a software update for the OnePlus X and its OxygenOS. The update brings us up to version 2.1.3, and while the changelog isn’t terribly long — most of it is your typical performance improvements, bug fixes and monthly security patches — they did spend a good chunk of the list’s length to talk about some optimizations they’ve made to memory card performanc

Samsung UK says the Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 will never get Lollipop

Nov 25th - Folks with the Android 4.4 KitKat-based Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 who were hoping to get another treat to taste in the near future will be saddened to learn that they’ll be stuck on that firmware forever. A rep using the Samsung UK Twitter account responded to a user inquiry regarding Android 5.0 Lollipop for the tablet, and the response is the worst thing you’d want to hear.

Nexus 5X And Nexus 6P get CyanogenMod 13 nightlies

Nov 25th - Nexus devices were suspiciously missing from yesterday’s list of phones getting CyanogenMod 13 nightlies, but the team made quick work out of getting a build up and running for the latest of that ilk. The Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P now have nightlies available for download at CyanogenMod’s download portal.

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Nov 23rd - You’re probably wondering what you can do with the LG V10. We’ve got you covered. Check out these 40 tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your brand new LG V10.

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Nov 24th - Google today announced a nice initiative that’ll help raise money for special needs project, and for children who require special schooling. The company will pay $1 for each purchase made with Android Pay between now and December 31st, up to a total of $1 million. Additionally, the company will double that commitment — that’s $2 if you don’t have a calculator handy — on Black Friday.

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